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This Grocery Store Made A Point About Racism By Clearing The Shelves Of Foreign Food

By Aimee Lutkin

A German supermarket called Edeka turned it's Hamburg location into a demonstration about the isolating and limiting effects of racism. Metro UK reports that the shelves were cleared of all products and produce that came from foreign countries, which left things sadly bare.

They then placed signs in those empty spaces that read things like "this shelf is quite boring without diversity"and "our selection knows borders today," all pointing to how people's everyday lives are influenced in ways they don't recognize by people outside of their culture: